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Petroleum (Thousand Barrels per Day)
Previous Year
Latest Year
   
History
Cameroon
Africa
World
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Cameroon
Total Oil Production 58.0000 , 87.0000 , 109.0000 , 114.0000 , 135.0000 , 185.0000 , 176.6716 , 173.7143 , 162.7163 , 169.6859 , 160.5985 , 152.9313 , 140.4355 , 127.1453 , 108.3301 , 111.4079 , 108.3856 , 124.4572 , 120.9575 , 100.4966 , 85.0597 , 76.8913 , 69.9008 , 67.2182 , 66.3470 , 82.7086 , 86.8075 , 83.1567 , 81.7803 , 77.4202 , 65.5242 , 62.1845 , 63.5242 , 63.2804
(1980-2013)
63.52 9,971 90,457 57   63.28
Crude Oil Production 58.0000 , 87.0000 , 109.0000 , 114.0000 , 135.0000 , 185.0000 , 177.0000 , 174.0000 , 163.0000 , 170.0000 , 161.0000 , 153.2880 , 140.3550 , 126.8600 , 107.9450 , 111.0000 , 108.0000 , 124.0000 , 120.5000 , 100.0000 , 84.8224 , 76.6466 , 69.8192 , 67.0000 , 65.9891 , 82.3151 , 86.4027 , 82.8274 , 81.3251 , 76.9041 , 65.0000 , 61.6603 , 63.0000 , 62.7562
(1980-2013)
63.00 9,058 76,160 53   62.76
Consumption 16.0000 , 16.0000 , 19.0000 , 19.0000 , 19.0000 , 19.5000 , 22.1212 , 20.8364 , 19.9520 , 24.2103 , 24.4872 , 24.6787 , 24.7688 , 20.5188 , 22.7492 , 23.3520 , 22.5258 , 23.5035 , 23.4059 , 21.5835 , 22.7340 , 22.5376 , 22.4529 , 23.4967 , 23.5227 , 23.7977 , 26.1257 , 29.3495 , 30.6973 , 33.4301 , 36.4794 , 35.0000 , 29.5074 , 29.6800
(1980-2013)
29.51 3,521 89,721 113   29.68
Estimated Petroleum Net Exports 42.0000 , 71.0000 , 90.0000 , 95.0000 , 116.0000 , 165.5000 , 154.5504 , 152.8779 , 142.7643 , 145.4756 , 136.1113 , 128.2526 , 115.6667 , 106.6265 , 85.5810 , 88.0559 , 85.8597 , 100.9537 , 97.5516 , 78.9131 , 62.3257 , 54.3537 , 47.4478 , 43.7215 , 42.8243 , 58.9109 , 60.6817 , 53.8073 , 51.0829 , 43.9901 , 29.0449 , 27.1845 , 34.0168 , 33.6004
(1980-2013)
34.02 6,451 -- 30   33.60
Refinery Capacity 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 43.0000 , 43.0000 , 41.0000 , 43.0000 , 43.0000 , 43.0000 , 43.0000 , 42.0000 , 43.0000 , 42.0000 , 42.0000 , 42.0000 , 42.0000 , 42.0000 , 42.0000 , 42.0000 , 44.6610 , 35.0000 , 35.0000 , 42.0000 , 42.0000 , 42.0000 , 42.0000 , 42.0000 , 42.0000 , 42.0000 , 37.0000 , 37.0000 , 37.0000 , 37.0000 , 37.0000
(1980-2012)
37 3,220 88,097 89   37
Proved Reserves(Billion Barrels) 0.1400 , 0.2000 , 0.4800 , 0.5300 , 0.5200 , 0.5500 , 0.5550 , 0.5400 , 0.5200 , 0.4000 , 0.4000 , 0.4000 , 0.4000 , 0.4000 , 0.4000 , 0.4000 , 0.4000 , 0.4000 , 0.4000 , 0.4000 , 0.4000 , 0.4000 , 0.4000 , 0.4000 , 0.4000 , 0.4000 , 0.4000 , 0.4000 , 0.2000 , 0.2000 , 0.2000 , 0.2000 , 0.2000 , 0.2000 , 0.2000 , 0.2000
(1980-2015)
0.20 127 1,656 53   0.20
Natural Gas (Billion Cubic Feet)
Previous Year
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History
Cameroon
Africa
World
Rank
 
Cameroon
Production 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.7063 , 0.7063 , 0.7063 , 0.7063 , 7.4162 , 5.2973 , 5.8270
(1980-2012)
5.30 7,124 116,255 77   5.83
Consumption 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.7063 , 0.7063 , 0.7063 , 0.7063 , 7.4162 , 5.2973 , 5.8270
(1980-2012)
5.30 3,909 116,395 102   5.83
Net Export/Imports(-) 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000
(1990-2012)
0.00 3,215 -- 64   0.00
Proved Reserves
(Trillion Cubic Feet)
4.9440 , 4.6000 , 4.4500 , 4.2000 , 4.1500 , 3.8800 , 3.8800 , 3.8800 , 3.8800 , 3.8800 , 3.8800 , 3.8800 , 3.9000 , 3.9000 , 3.9000 , 3.9000 , 3.9000 , 3.9000 , 3.9000 , 3.9000 , 3.9000 , 3.9000 , 3.9000 , 3.9000 , 3.9000 , 3.9000 , 3.9000 , 4.7700 , 4.7700 , 4.7700 , 4.7700 , 4.7700 , 4.7700 , 4.7700 , 4.7700
(1981-2015)
4.77 606 6,973 48   4.77
Coal (Million Short Tons)
Previous Year
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History
Cameroon
Africa
World
Rank
 
Cameroon
Production 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0011 , 0.0011 , 0.0011 , 0.0011 , 0.0011 , 0.0011 , 0.0011 , 0.0011 , 0.0011 , 0.0011 , 0.0011 , 0.0011 , 0.0011 , 0.0011 , 0.0011 , 0.0011 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000
(1980-2012)
0.000 285 8,444 68   0.000
Consumption 0.0000 , 0.0011 , 0.0011 , 0.0011 , 0.0011 , 0.0022 , 0.0011 , 0.0011 , 0.0011 , 0.0011 , 0.0011 , 0.0011 , 0.0011 , 0.0011 , 0.0011 , 0.0011 , 0.0011 , 0.0011 , 0.0011 , 0.0011 , 0.0011 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000
(1980-2012)
0.000 219 8,285 115   0.000
Net Export/Imports(-) 0.0000 , -1.1023 , -1.1023 , -1.1023 , -1.1023 , -1.1023 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000
(1980-2012)
0.000 66 -- 87   0.000
Electricity (Billion Kilowatthours)
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History
Cameroon
Africa
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Rank
 
Cameroon
Net Generation 1.4320 , 1.8830 , 2.1300 , 2.0960 , 2.1910 , 2.3810 , 2.3550 , 2.3620 , 2.5530 , 2.6680 , 2.6750 , 2.7100 , 2.6950 , 2.6990 , 2.7380 , 2.8110 , 2.9280 , 3.0950 , 3.1340 , 3.3400 , 3.4437 , 3.5020 , 3.2609 , 3.6396 , 4.0596 , 3.9521 , 5.0327 , 5.1258 , 5.5567 , 5.6412 , 5.7612 , 5.9360 , 6.1550
(1980-2012)
5.94 658 21,182 112   6.16
Net Consumption 1.3250 , 1.7370 , 2.0090 , 1.9520 , 1.9720 , 2.1930 , 2.0440 , 2.0820 , 2.2530 , 2.3640 , 2.3230 , 2.3340 , 2.3180 , 2.3240 , 2.2310 , 2.2030 , 2.3410 , 2.4830 , 2.5050 , 2.6450 , 2.6827 , 2.5930 , 2.4979 , 2.7626 , 3.2696 , 3.2541 , 4.4037 , 4.6358 , 5.0187 , 5.1012 , 5.1812 , 5.3380 , 5.5350
(1980-2012)
5.34 584 19,397 110   5.54
Installed Capacity (GWe) 0.4230 , 0.5530 , 0.5920 , 0.5920 , 0.6230 , 0.6250 , 0.6250 , 0.6250 , 0.6250 , 0.6270 , 0.6270 , 0.6270 , 0.6270 , 0.6270 , 0.6270 , 0.8200 , 0.8200 , 0.8170 , 0.8170 , 0.8190 , 0.7960 , 0.8700 , 1.0650 , 1.0750 , 1.0800 , 1.0140 , 0.9250 , 0.9220 , 0.9370 , 1.0220 , 1.0070 , 1.0070 , 1.0090
(1980-2012)
1.01 137 5,315 122   1.01
Total Primary Energy (Quadrillion Btu)
Previous Year
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History
Cameroon
Africa
World
Rank
 
Cameroon
Production 0.1403 , 0.2076 , 0.2578 , 0.2686 , 0.3159 , 0.4256 , 0.4083 , 0.4018 , 0.3806 , 0.3962 , 0.3767 , 0.3604 , 0.3327 , 0.3025 , 0.2618 , 0.2691 , 0.2645 , 0.3005 , 0.2931 , 0.2509 , 0.2194 , 0.2019 , 0.1836 , 0.1808 , 0.1825 , 0.2160 , 0.2329 , 0.2189 , 0.2198 , 0.2072 , 0.1904 , 0.1821 , 0.1865
(1980-2012)
.182 34 519 86   0.186
Consumption 0.0471 , 0.0522 , 0.0605 , 0.0602 , 0.0612 , 0.0639 , 0.0699 , 0.0665 , 0.0663 , 0.0772 , 0.0777 , 0.0786 , 0.0788 , 0.0598 , 0.0745 , 0.0763 , 0.0760 , 0.0800 , 0.0800 , 0.0782 , 0.0813 , 0.0817 , 0.0781 , 0.0835 , 0.0867 , 0.0858 , 0.0988 , 0.0990 , 0.1079 , 0.1086 , 0.1249 , 0.1200 , 0.1098
(1980-2012)
0.120 17 520 121   0.110
Energy Intensity
(Btu per 2005 U.S. Dollars)
1710.0530 , 1616.5143 , 1741.7644 , 1624.3906 , 1534.1643 , 1483.1608 , 1518.8175 , 1477.1554 , 1599.5439 , 1897.2622 , 2034.4717 , 2138.4951 , 2213.5357 , 1735.2246 , 2218.8566 , 2199.6986 , 2085.9549 , 2088.7189 , 1989.6542 , 1863.0238 , 1850.0818 , 1775.0493 , 1630.4637 , 1674.3615 , 1677.5797 , 1621.8241 , 1810.4363 , 1756.4002 , 1860.1058 , 1837.8847 , 2048.2845 , 1896.8102
(1980-2011)
2,048 5,408 7,415 173   1,897
Carbon Dioxide Emissions (Million Metric Tons of CO₂)
Previous Year
Latest Year
   
History
Cameroon
Africa
World
Rank
 
Cameroon
Total from Consumption of Fossil Fuels
2.2295 , 2.2911 , 2.6691 , 7.1998 , 7.0971 , 6.5912 , 9.3871 , 8.0198 , 3.4811 , 6.5349 , 3.4298 , 3.4696 , 3.5874 , 6.7838 , 7.5808 , 7.5355 , 6.7812 , 6.9024 , 6.8905 , 6.9312 , 6.8330 , 6.4685 , 6.1843 , 6.1214 , 6.4695 , 6.6947 , 7.2622 , 7.7356 , 7.5399 , 8.3088 , 8.5575 , 8.0618 , 6.2237
(1980-2012)
8.06 1,169 32,155 109   6.22

-- = Not applicable; NA = Not available; E = Estimate value
Sources: EIA. For more detailed data, see International Energy Statistics.

Data last updated: May 30, 2013

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